ECF Online National Events Calendar – 2021

The programme of ECF National Events for 2021 is as per the list below. This is draft version 0.1 of the list. Please follow this page for any updates to events or dates on the schedule.

Start Date End Date Tournament Stage Platform Time Control
Sunday 7 March   ECF Online Blitz Grand Prix
Event 1 Lichess Blitz
Saturday 13 March   English Online Schools U19 Championships
Team Swiss Chess.com Rapid
Sunday 14 March English Online Bullet Championship Swiss+KO Lichess Bullet
Saturday 20 March   English Online Schools U11 Championships
Team Swiss Chess.com Rapid
Sunday 21 March   ECF Online Rapid Grand Prix
Event 1 Lichess Rapid
Sunday 4 April   ECF Online Blitz Grand Prix
Event 2 Lichess Blitz
Sunday 18 April   ECF Online Rapid Grand Prix
Event 2 Lichess Rapid
Sunday 2 May   ECF Online Blitz Grand Prix
Event 3 Lichess Blitz
Saturday 8 May Sunday 9 May ECF Online Charity Marathon Arena Chess.com Blitz
Sunday 16 May   ECF Online Rapid Grand Prix
Event 3 Lichess Rapid
Saturday 22 May Sunday 23 May English Online Blitz Championship Swiss+KO Lichess Blitz
Saturday 5 June   English Online County Championship Matchday 1 Chess.com Standard
Sunday 6 June   ECF Online Blitz Grand Prix
Event 4 Lichess Blitz
Saturday 12 June   English Online County Championship Matchday 2 Chess.com Standard
Sunday 20 June   ECF Online Rapid Grand Prix
Event 4 Lichess Rapid
Saturday 19 June   English Online County Championship Matchday 3 Chess.com Standard
Friday 25 June Sunday 27 June National Online Clubs Championship Swiss Lichess Standard
Saturday 26 June   English Online County Championship Matchday 4 Chess.com Standard
Saturday 3 July   English Online County Championship Matchday 5 Chess.com Standard
Sunday 4 July   ECF Online Blitz Grand Prix
Event 5 Lichess Blitz
Saturday 10 July   ECF Online County Championship Matchday 6 Chess.com Standard
Sunday 18 July   ECF Online Rapid Grand Prix
Event 5 Lichess Rapid
Saturday 17 July   English Online County Championship Matchday 7 Chess.com Standard
Monday 19 July Friday 23 July Online Glorney Cup Team RR Chess.com TBC
Saturday 24 July Sunday 8 August British Online Championship Quali+Final Chess.com TBC
Sunday 1 August   ECF Online Blitz Grand Prix
Event 6 Lichess Blitz
Sunday 15 August   ECF Online Rapid Grand Prix
Event 6 Lichess Rapid
Saturday 14 August   English Online County Championship Matchday 8 Chess.com Standard
Saturday 21 August   ECF Online County Championship and National 1400 Matchday 9 Chess.com Standard
Saturday 28 August   English Online County Championship and National 1400 Matchday 10 Chess.com Standard
Saturday 4 September   North v South Team Match Chess.com Standard
Sunday 5 September   ECF Online Blitz Grand Prix
Event 7 Lichess Blitz
Sunday 19 September   ECF Online Rapid Grand Prix
Event 7 Lichess Rapid
Sunday 3 October   ECF Online Blitz Grand Prix
Event 8 Lichess Blitz
Sunday 17 October   ECF Online Rapid Grand Prix
Event 8 Lichess Rapid
Saturday 16 October Sunday 17 October English Online Rapid Championship Swiss Lichess Rapid
Saturday 23 October Sunday 24 October English Online Rapid Championship KO Lichess Rapid
Sunday 7 November   ECF Online Blitz Grand Prix
Event 9 Lichess Blitz
Saturday 20 November   English Online County Under 18 Championship Team Swiss Chess.com Rapid
Sunday 21 November   ECF Online Rapid Grand Prix
Event 9 Lichess Rapid